Police say former Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam''Pacman'' Jones was attacked during a run-in with afacility-service employee at the airport in Atlanta.
Atlanta Police spokesman Jarius Daugherty says Jones confronted ABMIndustries employee Frank Ragin after Ragin made a ''gesture''toward the football player Tuesday night at Hartsfield-JacksonAtlanta International Airport.
Police say words were exchangedbefore Ragin struck Jones with a closed fist, causing a cut toJones' face.Daugherty says that at some point during the fight, Ragin ended uphitting a woman who was with Jones, injuring her hand.
He says Ragin was the aggressor and Jones defended himself.Jones and his friend declined medical treatment. Ragin was arrested on two counts of battery and taken to a nearby hospital to be treated for injuries.